John teaches Game Programming at Champlain College, primarily in the fields of:
- Graphics Programming (2D & 3D)
- Game Networking
- Mobile Development (iOS, Android, W7P)
Originally from North Pole, Alaska, John has 15 years of software development experience in the public and private sectors. His most recent Game Industry employment was with Proper Games in Dundee, Scotland where he was a multi-platform engineer on the team that developed the 2009 BAFTA Scotland Game Of The Year, "Flock!", the recently released "Final Fight: Double Impact", and downloadable content for "Crackdown 2".
When not teaching, he continues to develop games as an Indie Developer.